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Gonzaga and Saint Mary's meet in first WCC clash

Gonzaga and Saint Mary’s have dominated the West Coast Conference, combining to win 17 straight regular-season championships and 17 of 19 conference tournament titles. The Zags broke through after sweeping both titles last season, making an unprecedented run to the Final Four. The Gaels were the preseason favorite this year after returning nearly everyone from […]
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Howard brothers share sweet 3-point shots, brotherly bond

MILWAUKEE (AP) One of the first congratulatory text messages that Central Arkansas guard Jordan Howard received after scoring a career-high 41 points came from his little brother. Marquette’s Markus Howard can fill up the net, too. ”Mama there goes that man!!!” Markus posted on Twitter after his older brother’s 41-point effort on Jan. 10 against […]
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Tina Charles given franchise tag by the New York Liberty

NEW YORK (AP) Tina Charles isn’t going anywhere. The New York Liberty locked in their star center Monday, giving her the team’s franchise tag. ”We’ve designated Tina as our core player, she is one of the most dominant players in the WNBA and has been an outstanding leader for our team on and off the […]
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RECAP: Clippers down Rockets as tempers flare in CP3's return to LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) Lou Williams scored 31 points, Blake Griffin added 29 before his ejection, and the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Houston Rockets 113-102 on Monday night in Chris Paul’s heated return to Staples Center against his old team. Buoyed by Williams’ 13th straight game of 20 or more points, the Clippers won their […]
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Westbrook, Anthony help Thunder rally past Kings 95-88

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The third quarter has often been a problem for the Oklahoma City Thunder this season, but that’s when they made their move Monday night against the Sacramento Kings. Russell Westbrook had 19 points, 16 rebounds and nine assists before being ejected, and Oklahoma City rallied from a 15-point first-half deficit to […]
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Clippers beat Paul, Rockets 113-102 for 5th win in a row (Jan 15, 2018)

LOS ANGELES (AP) Lou Williams scored 31 points, Blake Griffin added 29 before his ejection, and the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Houston Rockets 113-102 on Monday night in Chris Paul’s heated return to Staples Center against his old team. Buoyed by Williams’ 13th straight game of 20 or more points, the Clippers won their […]
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No love lost: Clippers beat Rockets 113-102 in heated game (Jan 15, 2018)

LOS ANGELES (AP) Chris Paul came back to Staples Center to play against his old team and things got heated. The final minutes of the game were filled with technical fouls, ejections, swearing, bumping – and that was just the beginning. Lou Williams scored 31 points, Blake Griffin added 29 before his ejection, and the […]
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Shanahan, Blues owner who brought in Brett Hull, dead at 78

ST. LOUIS (AP) Mike Shanahan, who owned the St. Louis Blues from 1986-91 and oversaw the acquisition of Hall of Famer Brett Hull, has died. He was 78. Blues Chairman Tom Stillman confirmed Shanahan’s death Monday night in a statement. Stillman said Shanahan ”set a shining example of leadership both on and off the ice” […]
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Sports doctor will face dozens of his assault victims

LANSING, Mich. (AP) A judge is holding an extraordinary four-day sentencing hearing for a disgraced Michigan sports doctor who sexually assaulted young elite gymnasts. Larry Nassar is returning to court Tuesday in Lansing. Dozens of women and girls who were victims will be allowed to speak. Judge Rosemarie Aquilina is expected to order a sentence […]
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Greipel wins stage 1 of Tour Down Under

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) Germany’s Andre Greipel claimed his 17th stage victory in the Tour Down Under cycle race when he won the 145-kilometer (90-mile) stage of the 2018 World Tour opener to take an early lead on general classification. The 35-year-old Greipel, who won the Australian tour in 2008 and 2010, beat Australian sprint star […]